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Coroner: Pa. woman, 60, was strangled in home

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say a woman was strangled in her home....
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Fewer black Pittsburgh cops since ACLU bias suit

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The city of Pittsburgh has a smaller percentage of black police officers since the American Civil Liberties Union sued two years ago alleging hiring discrimination....
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DA, defense differ on blame for police shooting

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A prosecutor contends a black man shot and paralyzed by a white city officer had only himself to blame for the "choices and consequences" of driving away from a traffic stop, while a defense attorney contends the man was the victim of "undisciplined, overzealous officers" who wrongly confused him with a suspected gang member....
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Police: Girl, 15, behind wheel in fatal rollover

HONESDALE, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a 15-year-old girl was behind the wheel of an SUV during a crash in northeast Pennsylvania that killed three high school sophomores....
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East Allegheny teachers become second to strike

MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Teachers in a small western Pennsylvania school district went on strike Tuesday, making their union local the second to walk off the job as the new school year begins, while contract talks continue in scores of other districts....
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Pittsburgh taps new police chief post-scandal

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A former police captain from Wisconsin was named Tuesday as the new chief of police for Pittsburgh, six months after its last full-time chief was sent to prison for conspiring to divert city fees into an account he used partly as a personal slush fund....
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ND Patrol identifies man who died in ATV crash

MERCER, N.D. (AP) -- The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified the man who died near Mercer when an all-terrain vehicle flipped over in a roadside ditch....
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Pittsburgh establishes identity behind Conner

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Run, pass - coach Paul Chryst insists he doesn't care how Pittsburgh moves the ball so long as it moves....
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Man gets probation in boating deaths of 2 friends

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania man involved in a fatal boating accident will avoid prison if he completes a court-supervised program for first-time offenders....
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Small fire in university sauna forces evacuation

EDINBORO, Pa. (AP) -- Officials say a small fire temporarily forced hundreds of college students out of a campus building in northwestern Pennsylvania....
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Steelers take on familiar face in Browns' Hoyer

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Mike Tomlin believes Johnny Manziel will make a living in the NFL. Eventually. The Pittsburgh Steelers coach, however, isn't buying the notion that the man who quelled the mania surrounding Johnny Football is merely a placeholder....
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Treasure Hunt' game

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Treasure Hunt" game were:...
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PA Lottery

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- These Pennsylvania lotteries were drawn Tuesday:...
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Number Midday' game

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Daily Number Midday" game were:...
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Quinto Midday' game

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Quinto Midday" game were:...
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Big 4 Midday' game

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Big 4 Midday" game were:...
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Study to look at financial impact of gas boom

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Researchers are looking at whether money from the Marcellus Shale natural gas boom helps children and families in regions where companies are drilling....
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9-foot Joe Frazier statue rising in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone....
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Man pleads in shooting death of wife before kids

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- An eastern Pennsylvania man accused of having killed his estranged wife in front of their three children has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder....
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Dominion, Duke propose $5B natural gas pipeline

NEW YORK (AP) -- Dominion Resources, Duke Energy and other partners are proposing a $5 billion natural gas pipeline to connect the Southeast with the prodigious supplies of natural gas being produced in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think the United States should commit to airstrikes in Syria where they have captured a military base? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
Yes:
57%
No:
43%
Total Votes: 5,910

Yesterday's Poll

Does the United States spend too much on the military and national security, not enough, or about right?

Not Enough:
75%
About Right:
18%
Too Much:
7%
Total Votes: 25,211